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July 21: School Readiness Summit

The transition to kindergarten is one of the most significant events that a young child experiences, and it lays the foundation for future success in school and life. A smooth Read More

Kristen Lovell: DPS Student of the Month for June

Duke University’s Durham Student of the Month is Kristen Lovell of Riverside High School. Congratulations, Kristen! Every month, the Office of Durham and Regional Affairs partners with Durham Public Schools Read More

City welcomes Southside homebuyers

We were proud to be one of many partners at the Southside ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday celebrating the ongoing revitalization of the historic Southside neighborhood. Duke’s commitment to the project — Read More

Op-Ed: A Call to Action on Early Literacy

Check out the op-ed from Phail Wynn, Vice President for Durham and Regional Affairs, that ran June 6, 2014 in The Herald-Sun. Wynn issues a call to action to mobilize Read More